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Saul Williams

Saul Williams
Born: Feb 29, 1972 in Albany, NY
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Pop/Rock, Other
Biography: First establishing himself as an influential poet, and then as an award-winning screenwriter/actor, Saul Williams then went on to establish himself as an MC. His approach to MC'ing, though, wasn't exactly in line with the traditional school of hip-hop. His rhymes weren't really rhymes but rather his ...Read full biography
The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of Niggy Tardust
Released: 2007
Label: Fader
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Trent Reznor's Nine Inch Nails project roared back to life after his deal with Interscope came to an acrimonious close. He issued two self-released albums, the instrumental set Ghosts I-IV and Slip, which ...Read full review
Saul Williams
Released: 2004
Label: RED INK/ONE LABEL/FADER
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Critics have a hard time deciding what to call Saul Williams' music -- poetic hardcore, "punk-hop." It certainly isn't straightforward hip-hop by any means. On his self-titled album, Williams moves toward ...Read full review
More Saul Williams albums: Main Albums (4), Singles & EPs (9)
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